Ford Foundation grant: YABATECH wins $100,000

Ford Foundation has  Grant  Yaba college of technology  $100,000  for  Art the Museum project development .The project, which will incorporate advocacy against Sexual Harassment (SH), and Gender Based Violence (GBV), will be handled and supervised by the grant research team made up of Dr. A. A. Abiodun, a Chief Lecturer in the Department of Chemical Science, Dr Funmilayo Doherty, a Principal Lecturer in the Department of Biological Science and Mrs Odun Orimolade, a Principal Lecturer in the Department of Fine Art. The trio wrote the proposal that won the grant for the College.

Ford Foundation grant

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Rector of the College, Mr Obafemi Omokungbe thanked Ford Foundation for the grant and assured Nwulu that the Management would support the project.

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Afterwards, the Rector led the party which included Nwulu, the Polytechnic Librarian, Mrs Taye Adebowale; Dean, School of Art, Design and Printing, Dr Kunle Adeyemi; Project Desk Officer, Dr. Olusola Dada; and the grant research team to the designated location of the project in the basement of the School of Art, Design & Printing.

The Project will be monitored by Dr Dabaseki Mac- Ikemenjima, and the grant Manager of the Ford Foundation Office of West Africa, Mrs Joy Ehinor-Esezobor.

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